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50 Leading US Social Media Cities

October 29th, 2010

Pretty happy Portland made the list… I thought our footprint would be larger.  Full NetProspex 2010 Social Business Report.  Larger version of infograph below.

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Do You Need A Social Media Strategy?

October 7th, 2010

Not according to Tribal’s Eric Weaver.  He encourages us to focus on a business objective, rather than the ‘tool’ called Social Media.

View more presentations from Eric Weaver.

Advertising, Social Media

Weekly Wrap Up – 10.1.10

October 1st, 2010

My top 10 reads for the week.   This is a SMALL sampling of what I come across in my weekly media consumption addiction.  If you’d like to be on my email list, please email me and I will add you.

Foursquare Takes The Next Step In Working With Brands – ReadWriteWeb

Gifi Lets You Hide Money for Your Friends to Encourage Foursquare Check-Ins – NYTimes

Facebook Sees Social Commerce Reaching Tipping Point – WSJ

AOL’s Tim Armstrong: We Got TechCrunch! – TechCrunch

How Important Have Apps Become? – FloTown Infograph

Barcode Scanning Up 700% This Year – MediaPost

Facebook and Skype Readying Deep Integration Partnership – AllThingsD

Google betting BIG on Mobile for future revenue – Business 2.0 Press

Why Chipotle Ditched Ad Agencies – AdAge

The Value of a Liker – Facebook

Digital Marketing, Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Social Media

How Our Social Participation Varies – Active to Passive

September 30th, 2010

What’s Your City’s Social Rank?

September 15th, 2010

Interesting infograph from Oxford Communications.  Personally, I think Portland is more social than we’re given credit for…

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Social Marketing Compass – Infograph

September 10th, 2010

Weekly Wrap Up – 8.13.10

August 13th, 2010

My top 10 reads for the week.   This is a SMALL sampling of what I come across in my weekly media consumption addiction.  If you’d like to be on my email list, please email me and I will add you.

Facebook Readying Its Mobile-Social Move - Adotas

Heavy Twitter Users Bring Social Activity to New Heights - eMarketer

How Starbucks Plans to Capitalize on Free Wi-Fi - Mashable

The Science of Sharing: Platforms inject data into the art of going viral - AdWeek

How Nike’s CEO Shook Up the Shoe Industry (off topic, but GREAT read) - FastCompany

Is Facebook Foursquare’s Enemy? It’s Complicated - Mashable

Facebook’s Foursquare competitor is imminent - CNET

Social Media Strategy Lessons From Pepsi - Business Insider

D.I.Y. Tool for Apps Needs Work - NYTimes

The Best and Worst Campaign Deals on Foursquare’s Turf -  ClickZ

Digital Marketing, Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Social Media

Social Vehicles Get Vintage Advertising

August 12th, 2010

Weekly Wrap Up – 8.6.10

August 6th, 2010

My top 10 reads for the week.   This is a SMALL sampling of what I come across in my weekly media consumption addiction.  If you’d like to be on my email list, please email me and I will add you.

Say goodbye to the era of new stand-alone social networks – Guardian UK

Why Facebook Questions Could Be Zuckerberg’s Dream Come True – ReadWriteWeb

Google, undisputed heavyweight champion of mobile search – Pingdom

More Than 60% of Phones Web Capable by 2015 – ReadWriteWeb

Vice, a Media Company, Shows Big Brands How to Reach the Hip Crowd – NYTimes

Digital Media Director 2.0: Jack-of-all-Trades, Master of Many – FastCompany

A Look Back at the Last 5 Years in Blogging – Mashable

Check-In On Foursquare Without Taking Your Phone Out Of Your Pocket – TechCrunch

BlackBerry’s New Torch Makes a Leap From Drab – WSJ

Apple and the war for the mobile market – arstechnica

How Starbucks Reached 10M Fans: 6 Tips From A Social Media Superstar – Critical Mass

Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Social Media

Weekly Wrap Up – 7.30.10

July 30th, 2010

My top 10 reads for the week.   This is a SMALL sampling of what I come across in my weekly media consumption addiction.  If you’d like to be on my email list, please email me and I will add you.

Forrester: Why Most Marketers Should Forgo Foursquare – AdAge

And the rebuttal…

Four Reasons Brands Must Check in to Foursquare. Now. – AdAge

Twitter Disconnect Between Marketers And Consumers – MediaPost

Are Location-Based Services All Hype? – NYTimes

Majority of Consumers Use Social Networks to Inform Buying Decisions – ReadWriteWeb

There will be blood: why Apple and Intel are destined to clash – ars technica

Once More, with Feeling: Making Sense of Social Media – Brian Solis

The Race to Organise Television – The Economist

Google Develops a Facebook Rival – WSJ

Why the Facebook-Amazon.com integration is bigger than you think – VentureBeat

Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Social Media